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Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:58 PM CST
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet stream features a series of weak ridges and trough extending from northeast Siberia across Alaska and northwest Canada. The polar vortex over central and eastern Canada. And some weak trough in Greenland. This is a mild pattern for western Canada, cool/cold over central Canada, cool in eastern Canada. The southern branch of the jet features a trough in the Gulf of Alaska. A ridge over the western US. And a trough over the central and eastern US. Subtropical high pressure dominates southern Mexico, the Caribbean and the south atlantic.

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